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Surgical embolization of cerebral arteriovenous malformations through internal carotid and vertebral arteries. Long-term results.
The authors describe the clinical results of surgical embolization in 55 patients with large cerebral arteriovenous malformations. Follow-up intervals ranged from 2 months to 14 years, averaging 4Expand
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Long-term evaluation of decompressive surgery for degenerative lumbar stenosis.
One-hundred patients who had undergone decompressive surgery for lumbar stenosis between 1980 and 1985 were evaluated as to their long-term outcome. Four patients with postfusion stenosis wereExpand
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Artificial embolization of cerebral arteries. Report of use in a case of arteriovenous malformation.
It has been the theoretical and technical consideration of one of us (A. J. L.) that certain large arteriovenous malformations of the brain can be treated by artificial embolization. The majorExpand
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Computerized Transaxial X-ray Tomography of the Human Body
The ACTA-Scanner has virtually unlimited potential in the evalution of any part of the body. The usefulness of the technique has already been shown in the appraisal of pathologies of the brain andExpand
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Cerebral arteriovenous malformations. Indications for and results of surgery, and the role of intravascular techniques.
To address the problems of surgical risk versus natural risk associated with cerebral arteriovenous malformations (AVM's), and the role of the intravascular operative approach, the authors haveExpand
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Clinical Evaluation of Artificial Embolization in the Management of Large Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations
p RESENTED here is an interim appraisal of the potential clinical usefulness of artificial embolization in the surgical management of certain large cerebral arteriovenous malformations. In priorExpand
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Anatomical grading of supratentorial arteriovenous malformations for determining operability.
After the study of over 300 angiograms of supratentorial cerebral arteriovenous malformations (AVM's), the authors have formulated an anatomical grading scheme of I to IV to correspond to the degreesExpand
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Surgical management of primary intracerebral hemorrhage.
F OR the t r e a t m e n t of p r i m a r y intracerebral hemor rhage (hemorrhage without an under ly ing aneurysm or arteriovenous mal format ion) we have been pursuing a uniform surgical approachExpand
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Surgical disconnection of the cerebral hemispheres for intractable seizures. Results in infancy and childhood.
In one infant, aged 4 months, and three young children, aged 3,3, and 7 years, with life-threatening, intractable, epileptic seizures the major interhemispheric commissures and one fornix wereExpand
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